Unit search results in drug bust in Princeton

On Sunday, May 26, 2013, Princeton RCMP conducted a search of a unit at a resort in East Princeton

On Sunday, May 26, 2013, Princeton RCMP conducted a search of a unit at a resort in East Princeton. Inside police located and seized a large quantity of cocaine, crack cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana and a small amount of prescription pills. A large amount of cash was also located and seized as well as several items believed to be stolen property.

28 year old Dwayne Costa of Maple Ridge has been charged with multiple counts of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. Costa has since been released on court imposed conditions. Police are seeking two other individuals in connection with this seizure.

This seizure of drugs represents an approximate street value of over $10,000 and removes a significant amount of dangerous substance from our streets.

In partnership for a safer community, Princeton RCMP encourage anyone with information relating to drug activity to call the Princeton RCMP at 250-295-6911 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)